(Posted April 13, 2015)

HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- The Juniata College Wind Symphony will perform two selections from "The Planets, by famed British composer Gustav Holst, as its opening selection at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 19, in Rosenberger Auditorium in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts on the Juniata campus.

Tickets for the concert are $5 for adults and Juniata students with ID or children under 18 are admitted free. The Wind Symphony is directed by James Latten, professor of music at Juniata.

The final selection for the evening will be "Jupiter," also part of Holst's "The Planets."

After the initial performance of "Mars" and "Venus," the Honors Brass Quintet will play "Processional Hymn with Fanfares" and "Medley for the Gamer."

The Honors Woodwind Quartet will play "Suite for Woodwind Quartet," by Robert Washburn.

The Honors Saxophone Quartet will play "Irish Suite," featuring "Kerry Dance," "Lullaby," and "Irish Washerwoman."

The full wind symphony will return, playing "Epinicion" by John Baldwin. An epinicion is an ancient song of victory sung after a triumphant battle.

After intermission, the wind symphony will perform "Entry of the Gladiators (Thunder and Blazes)" by Julius Fucik, also known as "classic circus music."

Next, select members of the ensemble will play "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring," by J.S. Bach, followed by "Maple Leaf Rag," by Scott Joplin.

The final selection for the evening will be "Jupiter," also part of Holst's "The Planets."

The members of the Wind Symphony are as follows:
Flute: Madeline DeAngelis,a freshman from Altoona, Pa.; Alex Debrecht, a senior from Winston-Salem, N.C.; Phoebe Harnish, a freshman from Christiana, Pa.; Katie Jeffress, a sophomore from Corpus Christi, Texas; and Sarah Roberts, a sophomore from Ellicott City, Md.

Oboe: Katerina Apostolico, a freshman from Holbrook, N.Y., and Alexandra Stoudt, a sophomore from Fleetwood, Pa.

Bassoon: Cynthia Moringiello, a community member from Hollidaysburg, Pa.

B Flat Clarinet: Emma Hannan, a freshman from Falls Church, Va.; Kaleigh Herron a sophomore from Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.; Robert Shaw, a sophomore from Springfield, Pa.; Anna Sweeney, a sophomore from Carlisle, Pa.; and Nikea Ulrich, a junior from Homer, N.Y.

Bass Clarinet: Theresa Uniacke, a freshman from Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Contrabass Clarinet: Brittney Isom, a freshman from Weatherly, Pa.

Alto Saxophone: Kyle Kister, a senior from Somerset, Pa., and Morgan Knepp, a senior from Everett, Pa.

Tenor Saxophone: Carly Hafer, a sophomore from Greencastle, Pa.

Baritone Saxophone: Brian Gilbert, a senior from Stroudsburg, Pa.

Horn: David Dunlap, a community member from Huntingdon, Pa.; Makayla Hawbaker, a sophomore from Shade Gap, Pa.; Samantha Larkin, a freshman from Londonderry, N.H.; Adam Rothstein, a sophomore from Huntingdon, Pa.; Jack Thompson, a freshman from Delmar, N.Y.; and Aaron Zack, a sophomore from Media, Pa.

Trumpet: Scott Benfer, a senior from New Berlin, Pa.; Brandon Leckemby, a senior from Somerset, Pa.; Cody Sieber, a sophomore from Mount Union, Pa.; and Yvonne Wojciechowski, a freshman from Arlington Heights, Ill.

Trombone: Joel Canner, a junior from State College, Pa.; Devin Clark, a freshman from Mound Ridge, Kan.; and Joey Schnaubelt, a freshman from Altoona, Pa.

Euphonium: Nathan Anderson-Stahl, a sophomore from Camp Hill, Pa., and Dennis Wilt, a freshman from Altoona, Pa.

Tuba: Zachary Adams a sophomore from Newmanstown, Pa., and John Kovalchik, a community member from Petersburg, Pa.

String Bass: Rebecca Katz, a sophomore from Somerset, Pa.

Percussion: Nikhil Bhatnagar, a senior from Sterling, Va.; Matt Brumbaugh, a junior from Pen Argyl, Pa.; Kristine Pham a sophomore from Harrisburg, Pa.; Dane Sapienza a freshman from McDonald, Pa.; Bethany Slaughter, a sophomore from Mt. Airy, Md.; and Melissa Topping, a junior from Harrisburg, Pa.


The Juniata College Honors Saxophone Quartet: Kyle Kister, alto sax; Morgan Knepp, alto sax; Carly Hafer, tenor sax; and Brian Gilbert, baritone sax.

The Juniata College Honors Woodwind Quintet: Cynthia Moringiello, bassoon; Alexandra Stoudt, oboe; Alex Debrecht, flute; Anna Sweeney, clarinet; andAaron Zack, horn.

The Juniata College Honors Brass Quintet: Adam Rothstein, horn; Brandon Leckemby, trumpet; Joey Schnaubelt, trombone; Yvonne Wojciechowski, trumpet; and Zachary Adams, tuba.

Contact Gabe Welsch at welschg@juniata.edu or (814) 641-3131 for more information.